Helpful Hints – Keep Your Roses Fresh!
Marianne has some fantastic Helpful Hints for Valentine’s Day.
- Keep your fresh roses from wilting: use a sharp edged knife and cut stems on angle; immediately put into water
- Keep water bacteria-free by using one of the following techniques: place a penny in the water, place an aspirin in water 1 part lemon lime soda to 3 parts water; add 2 ounces of Listerine mouth wash per gallon of water
- Change white roses’ color: place desired color food coloring into water
We hope you can take advantage of some of these hints today! What are your favorite flowers to receive on Valentine’s Day?